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Assistant Professor - Missions

Apply now Job no: 492756
Work Type: Faculty full-time
Location: Abilene
Categories: Faculty

About ACU

Abilene Christian University is affiliated with the fellowship of the Church of Christ. All qualified applicants for these positions must be professing Christians and be active, faithful members of a congregation of the Churches of Christ and willing to support the Christian mission and purpose of the university.

Title of Position

Assistant Professor - Missions

Posting Location

Abilene, TX

Department

Bible, Missions & Ministry

Employee Class

Faculty Full-time 12 mo

 

Faculty Position Information

The Department of Bible, Missions and Ministry invites applications and nominations in writing for a junior-level, tenure-track faculty position, beginning in Fall 2020. The department is seeking someone with a terminal degree and with specific expertise in Missions. The successful candidate will be expected to teach General Education survey courses in Religion; mentor student research; and accept departmental, college and university committee assignments. In addition, the candidate should possess a well-defined program of research as evidenced by publications and presentations; demonstrate competence in international and domestic Christian missions and intercultural studies; be fluent in one or more modern languages other than English; and exhibit excellence as a classroom teacher. The candidate must also be able to relate to a multi-ethnic student body whose experience with Christianity ranges from very high to none. Information about the department is available at acu.edu/dbmm.


ACU is affiliated with the fellowship of the Churches of Christ. All applicants must be professing Christians and be active, faithful members of a congregation of the Churches of Christ and deeply committed to service in Christian higher education. The mission of ACU is to educate students for Christian service and leadership throughout the world. Abilene Christian does not unlawfully discriminate in employment opportunities.

To apply, send (a) "Faculty Employment Application,” along with (b) statement of teaching philosophy, including how faith informs teaching, (c) curriculum vitae, including research and professional activities, (d) description of your spiritual journey, (e) transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate work, and (f) contact information for three references to Dr. Ken Cukrowski, Dean, College of Biblical Studies, ACU Box 29400, Abilene, Texas 79699-9400. The committee will begin reviewing applications after March 1, 2019.

 

Qualifications

The department is seeking someone with a terminal degree and with specific expertise in Missions.

Additional Information

ACU does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, sex, disability, genetic information, national or ethnic origin in employment opportunities, in keeping with applicable state and federal law.

ACU is committed to maintaining a safe and secure campus environment and protecting the university's financial and physical assets.  Therefore, Abilene Christian University conducts background checks on all candidates for employment in security sensitive positions.

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